Relationships

My Mixed Race Thanksgiving, Raise Magazine
My Mixed-Race Thanksgiving
I’m white. My husband is black. Most of the time, neither of us remembers that…
What The Election Means For My Biracial Children, Raise Magazine
What The Election Means For My Biracial Children
"Today, I feel some relief and have some hope. Today, I felt a little less…
I Planned My Wedding When I Was Four Months Pregnant, Raise Magazine
I Planned My Wedding When I Was Four Months Pregnant
My son walked me down the aisle and the three of us exchanged vows, promising…
Covid Canceled My Wedding, Raise Magazine
Covid Canceled My Wedding
Fourteen months of event planning was wiped out in a matter of days. That same…
The Dos and Don’ts Of Eloping During The Pandemic, Raise Magazine
The Do’s and Don’ts Of Eloping During The Pandemic
While I would change a few details about the day, I have never once regretted…
The Long-Term Side Effect of Corona: Racism, RAISE
The Long-Term Side Effect of Corona: Racism
A Letter From Our Editorial Director, Erin Pham Jackson. “Fly home, chink!” I glanced around…
When You Don’t Have A Dad To Walk You Down The Aisle, Raise Magazine
When You Don’t Have A Dad To Walk You Down The Aisle
When every media outlet and blog is showing pictures of a dad weepily walking his…
May-December Marriage, Raise Magazine
BTS Of My May-December Marriage
After 14 years, I’m pulling back the curtain on what it’s like to be married…
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2019 Gift Guide: For Your Much Older Husband, Raise Magazine
2019 Gift Guide: For Your Much Older Husband
Ideas for your husband who loves to cook and has more bottles of hot sauce…
Thanksgiving Food Fight, Raise Magazine
Thanksgiving Food Fight

More than 10% of marriages in the U.S. are interracial. That means approximately 12.2 million…